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Pier Mounted Hydraulic Loader Crane

Pier Crane

Course Code: PC

Course Duration: 1-2 Days

Who Should Attend?

Training for operators of Pier Mounted Cranes is required under health and safety legislation.
This training will qualify the candidate to ITSSAR standards to be able to operate a Hydraulic Pier Crane.

Course Aims

To train Pier Crane operators in safe operation to meet the  requirements of health and safety legislation.

Course Outline

This is a theoretical and practical course of structured tuition to ITSSAR standards.

Course Content

The theoretical and practical training covers the following elements:

  • Current health and safety legislation as it affects Pier Crane operation
  • Safety awareness and appreciation of the hazards involved in machine operation,
  • Engineering principles
  • Site conditions
  • Pre-shift checks
  • Operator safety procedures
  • Basic Slinging and Signalling if the craneis to be used for hook duty.
  • Practical training in safe crane operation
  • Theoretical and practical assessments

Attachment Training

Specialist training can be delivered for the following lorry loader attachments:
  • Clam shell attachment
  • Fork loader attachment
  • Winch attachment

Training Methods

Lectures, videos, overhead projection, demonstrations and practical exercises, handouts and written assessment.


Contact Us

FTT (GB) Limited
Glen Farm,
EX14 2GY
Tel: 08454 303 388
Calls cost up to 4p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.
Tel: 01404 41294
Fax: 08715 603 388
Email: enquiries@FTTonline.com


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